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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 68420
Last updated: 14 June 2020
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Date:06-DEC-1938
Time:day
Type:Bristol Blenheim Mk I
Owner/operator:144 Squadron Royal Air Force (144 Sqn RAF)
Registration: K7079
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:RAF Hemswell, Lincolnshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Hemswell, Linolnshire
Destination airport:RAF Hemswell, Lincolnshire
Narrative:
Bristol Blenheim Mk.1 K7079, 144 Squadron, RAF: Written off 6/12/38 when engine failed on approach to RAF Hemswell, Lincolnshire. Aircraft undershot landing & Damaged Beyond Repair after hitting hedge. Relegated to GIA (Ground Instructional Airframe) status in 25/4/39 as 1245M. Struck off charge 30/6/39.

Sources:

1. Air Britain The K File The RAF of the 1930s
2. http://www.bcar.org.uk/1930s-incident-logs#1938
3. http://aircrewremembered.com/blenheim-test.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Oct-2009 05:26 JINX Added
01-Jun-2013 16:46 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Destination airport]
06-Aug-2013 18:56 JINX Updated [Operator, Location, Source]
27-Nov-2014 15:45 Anthony COX Updated [Operator, Destination airport]
20-Mar-2018 19:44 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Mar-2018 20:43 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source, Narrative]
26-Sep-2018 09:44 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]

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